Salzburger Festspiele 2016 | Richard Strauss: Die Liebe der Danae
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With Richard Strauss’ penultimate, satirically mythological opera Die Liebe der Danae (The Love of Danae) after a draft by Hugo von Hofmannsthal, the Salzburg Festival continues its series of operas by the Festival founders Hofmannsthal and Strauss with the Wiener Philharmoniker under the baton of Franz Welser-Möst.
Richard Strauss: Die Liebe der Danae (The Love of Danae)
“Alvis Hermanis’ colourful production brings oriental flair to Salzburg, his staging was spectacular above all else.”
“Once more, this very rarely presented opera returned successfully on stage, leaving the audience with unforgettable impressive images embedded in soft romantic sound.“